Big Lega Fetish - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Big Lega Fetish - Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Big leather covered Lega Fetish - The Democratic Republic of the Congo

Lega art is linked exclusively to the Bwami society. The objects, used only by the initiates, have a specific role in Lega rites and ceremonies.
The statues are used during initiation rites and act as a reminder of Proverbs, instructions, or moreover stories about the ancestors.
  • Height 41 cm.
  • Wood, leather skin partly covered with hair and kaolin
  • On a black Wooden stand
  • Source African-art.net